San Francisco

Detroit Future City: New Lessons for Citywide Urban Planning

12:30 p.m. | Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Image courtesy of Flickr user Jason Mrachina

The spectacular growth and decline of Detroit is unprecedented in U.S. cities, but the city is not unique in this issue. What is the best physical vision for a city facing such a population loss, and what are key actions that must be taken and by whom? Learn about a major strategic plan, Detroit Future City, and what it tells us about the future of our cities.

+ Toni Griffin / J. Max Bond Center on Design for the Just City

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SPUR Urban Center
654 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105-4015
Phone: 415.781.8726

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$10 for non-members
Okay to bring lunch

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